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Flooding Updates and Closures

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A list of closures, shut downs and flooding detours from the storm.

Rock Island County Road Closures

As of 4:00 PM this afternoon, the following is a list of road closures known toRock Island County:

North and South Shore Drive

Much of the Barstow area 

East Moline - 13th Street closed from 3rd Avenue to 5th Avenue 

Moline -  River Drive from 23rd Street to 55th Street  

Rock Island -  78th Avenue W at 51st Street W  -  Must go south behind the industrial park to get thru

Barstow Road under I-80  under water

Moline - S Shore Drive - water over the road at the 3300 Block and right up to the edge of the road under I74 

Carbon Cliff – North 1st Avenue is closed from 12th Street to State Street

North 1st Avenue Carbon Cliff  shut down at the railroad tracks

Andalusia: all of 2nd Avenue W is flooded

River Road off Coaltown Road East Moline

12th Avenue N Closed between 193rd Street N and 179th Street N

Moline – Fruitland Addition:  South Moline Twp is out posting signs at  400-blk 43rd Avenue water over roadway

Andalusia:  water is up to the 800-900 Block of 2nd Avenue W  

Big Island:  Floodwater is up to 2400-blk 27th Street W

1st Street at Kelly's Landing/Andalusia harbor... North Shore Drive between 16th St and Harolds Landing is closed with signs

Barricades on North Shore Drive at 36th Street (near Croation Club) due to high water

LOOP Bus Cancelled For The Weekend

Due to the flooding conditions along the Mississippi River and the closure of parts of River Drive, the LOOP bus is cancelled from April 18 – 21, 2013, Thursday through Sunday.

Bettendorf: River Drive Closed At 6th Street

City officials in Bettendorf, Iowa will be closing River Drive at Sixth Street around 9:00 Thursday morning, April 18, 2013.

The street will be open to local traffic for businesses on State Street and Grant Street.

Vehicle traffic will be routed up 6th Street and truck traffic will be routed up 14th Street.

Moline: River Drive Closed from 23rd to 55th Street

City officials in Moline report that due to the Mississippi River's rising water levels, River Drive will be closed from 23rd to 55th Street effective immediately. 

They advise motorists to use IL-92 until further notice.

Davenport: River Drive Closed From McClellan To Mississippi

River Drive between McClellan Boulevard and Mississippi Avenue is closed.

Officials say the heavy and constant rains overnight have made the road impassable.

Police and Public Works have barricades in place.

Davenport: Flooding Closed Section of Eastern Ave.

Davenport Police advise that due to water on the roadway the 2900 block of Eastern Avenue has been closed.

Motorists are encouraged to be patient and allow a little extra time for the morning commute.

Officials also remind citizens living along creeks and in low lying areas to be aware of the potential of flooding due to heavy rains in the last 48 hours around the Quad City Area.

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